Botswana: Botswana - Police Clampdown Over Intelligence Report
A break-in at the INK Centre for investigative Journalism in Gaborone at the weekend has raised concerns among journalists that official intolerance towards the independent media… Read more »
November 21, 2017
Botswana: Progressive Botswana Court Affirms That Legal Recognition of Gender Identity At Core of Human Dignity
For the second time in two years, the Botswana courts have shown themselves to be champions of jurisprudence which acknowledges the rights of lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender… Read more »
April 04, 2017
South Africa: Did Fracking in Botswana Cause Johannesburg to Tremble?
There's not enough information to answer that scientifically but one thing that is certain is that to produce gas from coal seams you need to pump out a lot of water that they sit… Read more »
January 09, 2017
Botswana: Newspaper Editor Faces Two-Year Jail Sentence On Archaic Charge of Sedition
While the recently released biopic A United Kingdom dramatising the love affair between Botswana's first president Seretse Khama and his wife-to-be, Ruth Williams, has blipped the… Read more »
December 14, 2016
South Africa: The Ruth Khama I Knew
The love story of a middle-class white Englishwoman and an African chief-to-be in the late 1940s, that of Ruth and Seretse Khama of Botswana, has been made into a compelling movie… Read more »
October 06, 2016
South Africa: Botswana Has the Mining Law That South Africa Should Copy
South Africa's mining industry remains in the doldrums, having recorded an overall loss of R37-billion in 2015. The persistent malaise in mining stems partly from depressed… Read more »
June 29, 2016
Botswana: Botswana's President Ian Khama - 'Diamonds Are Not Forever'
In 1966 Botswana was one of the least developed and poorest nations in the world, its per capita income then just $83. By the turn of the 21st century, Botswana's per capita GDP,… Read more »
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